When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 21 days in advance, which can save you up to 2% on flights from Johannesburg to Japan compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 21 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at R13 489. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from R13 762.
August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Japan from Johannesburg. Prices for August average R13 215 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R10 819. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 6% on your journey compared to booking in August
Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Japan for under R10 621. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R9 772, but on average you can expect to pay R12 488.
New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. New policies for travellers booking flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Japan include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.
Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines, and Ethiopian Air are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.
There are no direct flights from Johannesburg to Japan, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.
When booking a flight from Johannesburg to Japan, you may want to consider flying on Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Ethiopian Air as they are the most popular for this route.
While some choose either Johannesburg OR Tambo - Tokyo Haneda or Johannesburg OR Tambo - Osaka Itami, Johannesburg OR Tambo - Tokyo Narita is the most popular route from Johannesburg to Japan.
Looking for the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Japan? While on average our users pay R25 619, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R8 339. The most popular route (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Tokyo Narita), is priced around R9 772.
A quick flight from Johannesburg to Japan can take about 19h 35m. Cathay Pacific provides one of the quickest options available for as low as R15 174. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.
According to our current data, Ethiopian Air (R9 772), Turkish Airlines (R11 669), and Qatar Airways (R12 367) offers the cheapest pricing from Johannesburg to Japan.
The cheapest airline one-way is Ethiopian Air, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as R7 087.
The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Japan choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
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